Health Attitudes, Health Cognitions, and Health Behaviors among Internet Health Information Seekers: Population-Based Survey

@inproceedings{DuttaBergman2004HealthAH,
  title={Health Attitudes, Health Cognitions, and Health Behaviors among Internet Health Information Seekers: Population-Based Survey},
  author={Mohan J. Dutta-Bergman and John C. Licciardone and Ronald E. Rice},
  booktitle={Journal of medical Internet research},
  year={2004}
}
BACKGROUND Using a functional theory of media use, this paper examines the process of health-information seeking in different domains of Internet use. OBJECTIVE Based on an analysis of the 1999 HealthStyles data, this study was designed to demonstrate that people who gather information on the Internet are more health-oriented than non-users of Internet health information. METHODS The Porter Novelli HealthStyles database, collected annually since 1995, is based on the results of nationally… CONTINUE READING

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